Recommended Trees for Southwest Minnesota: An Ecosystem Approach

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10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Booklet
Abstract: 

Provides recommendations for trees suitable for urban street, boulevard, and landscape plantings in southwestern Minnesota. Shows and describes the 3 ecological areas (Minnesota River Prairie, Inner Coeau, and Coteau Moraines in this part of the state. Gives detailed information on each species (height, width, shape, fall color, suitability to being planted under utility lines, shade tolerance, whether they have notable flowers or fruit). For homeowners, urban foresters, landscape architects and designers, and park managers.

Author: 
Gary R. Johnson, Katie M. Himanga
Topic Areas: 
Horticulture
Forests
Target Audience: 
Consumers
Business Community
Government
Geographic Location: 
Southwest
Pages/Length: 
9 pages
Date Produced/Published: 
1996
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$3.00 + S&H
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

MES Distr Ctr (order@dc.extension.umn.edu, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards: 800/876-8636, 612/624-4900.

Organization code of item (if any): 
FO-6575-SEEK
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